Meet Our Life Guards

Below find our lifeguards for 2017

<b>Michael</b> - Hello, my name is Michael and this is my 4th year at Mission Valley as a lifeguard. I've grown up at the pool, taking lessons, swimming for the Barracudas, and now working as the head lifeguard. I currently attend Cal Poly San Luis Obispo as a mechanical engineering major. Come by and say hi next time you see me at the pool. <b>Jonny</b> - Hi! My name is Jonathan! But you can call me Jonny! I am 19 yrs old and will be a sophomore at Purdue University studying Marketing this upcoming fall. This is my third year as a Lifeguard and I have been involved with MVSC throughout my whole life. In high school, I became an Eagle Scout and was involved in DECA business club. Also,I enjoy swimming, playing basketball, going to the gym and just chilling! Don't be afraid to ask/talk to me! I am a very outgoing and nice person! <b>Austin</b> - Hi I’m Austin and this will be my second year lifeguarding at the club! I will be attending Concordia University Irvine this fall. I swim for the Mission Valley Barracudas in the summer. I look forward to seeing you at the pool, stop by and say hi <b>Cat</b> - Hi! I’m Cat and this is my fourth year lifeguarding for MVSC! I love dogs, otters, and lemonade. Sunny days are always good days for me and I’m super excited for the warm weather! I am currently in college learning about Information Systems and I love talking about everything academic. Come say hi to me (-: <b>Amber</b> - Hi I’m Amber and this is my fourth year lifeguarding at the swim club! I am currently a first year student at Cal Poly SLO, studying Graphic  Design. I have been coming to the MV Swim Club since I was two, and also swam for the team for 11 years! Don’t forget to come by and say hi next time you are at the pool! <b>Melanie</b> - Hi! My name is Melanie and this will be my second year here working at MVSC. I am 17 years old and will be a senior this fall at Mission San Jose High School. I enjoy working out, going to the beach, reading, and meeting new people so don't be shy, say hi! <b>Nick</b> - Hi I am Nick, a very nice and easy going guy. I currently am a first year in college. I have multiple years of swim experience and am great to get to know. If you have any questions or concern regarding the pool don't hesitate to ask. <b>Giana</b> - Hi! My name is Giana. I'm 18 years old and this is my third year as a lifeguard at Mission Valley Swim Club. I'm beyond excited to be able to work here yet another summer. I love sports, swimming, bike riding, hanging out with my friends and meeting new people. I look forward to seeing all the familiar and new faces this year. And don't be afraid to say Hi! <b>Greg</b> - Hey, I'm Greg and I am currently a senior in high school. I will study Computer Science in the fall and will be around the club this summer, coaching our swim team and lifeguarding too! So come by and feel free to say hi! <b>Chris</b> - Hi I’m Chris and I’ve been working here for 2 years. I enjoy long walks on the beach, campfires, and melted ice cream. I like playing water polo and sometimes swimming. I also scared of stingrays. Come by and say hi next time you are at the pool <b>Kira</b> - Hi, my name is Kira. I'm going to be senior at Washington High School this coming fall. I joined my school swim team my freshman year and fell in love. I swim for our own Barracudas in the summer, and play water polo for Washington High as well as swimming. Come say hi! <b>Matt</b> - Hi! My name is Matthew and this year will be my third year as a lifeguard at MVSC. I am a 20 year old college sophomore currently studying to become a Physical Therapist. I've been swimming competitively for over 10 years and I continue to compete at the National and State level in college. In my spare time I enjoy cooking and painting. I also loving teaching and helping people so if you see me don't hesitate to say hello! <b>Aaron</b> - Hello, my name is Aaron. I am 17 years old and this will be my first year as a lifeguard at the club. I am a senior at Moreau Catholic High School and I will be a freshman at Texas A&M University as part of their class of 2020 this coming fall. I play varsity soccer and baseball and I love to swim and stay active. Please come say hi whenever you see me at the club! <b>Calvin</b> - Hi I'm Calvin, currently I'm a freshman at Irvington High School. I love real 'football' and have played soccer for years and am currently on a Fremont Youth Soccer travel team. I also enjoy water sports and have been a member of both my high school waterpolo and swimming teams. In water polo I have been the goalie for the West Valley and West Coast teams. At MVSC, I am a member of the Mission Valley Barracudas swim team since 1st grade. In addition to being an avid sports player and spectator, I love to listen to music, watch movies, dance, and eat lots of good food. <b>Ben</b> - My name is Benjamin, I am 17 and have just graduated from high school. I've been swimming since I was six years old, and on the Mission Valley swim team for 11 years. I am a certified lifeguard and swim instructor. This is my second year lifeguarding and I am looking forward to a great summer <b>Annie</b> - Hi! My name is Annie and this is my first year lifeguarding! I will be a senior at MSJHS this coming fall, and I have been swimming for the Barracudas since I was 6 years old. I also play water polo and swim at MSJ. I love playing sports, being outdoors, and meeting every dog I see. Feel free to come say hi the next time you're at the pool! <b>Justin</b> - Hello! My name is Justin and I am a first-year guard. I'm going to be a Junior this fall at Washington High School. I've been a long time swimmer and love the water. I also love music, campfires, cards, noodles, lasagna, and In-N-Out. See you at the pool! <b>Larry</b> Hi! I’m Larry and this will my first year as a guard. I’ll be a junior at Mission San Jose High School this fall. I’ve been swimming for the Barracudas for the last several years, and have been on the MSJHS team for the last two years. I’m looking forward to a great summer at the club.